Treated & Man-Made Crystals 🌀

What are your thoughts on treated/man-made crystals & stones? Are you a fan of them or not? Do you think they are just as effective for you as natural crystals? Do you own any treated or man-made crystals?

Heres a few I can think of just on the top of my head… Orgonite, Aura Quartz, Opalite, Goldstone, Some Citrine, Blue Howlite. Im sure there are lots more out there!

Heres an article I found talking about them!

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Very interesting topic! :diamonds:

As far as I know, lab synthesized gemstones are essentially the same as their naturally-grown counter parts, all the same elements went into creating them, minus the human suffering.

Natural sources are not always sustainable or ethical.

Regarding how they work, I feel it’s more about personal preference than anything else. You should try them and compare to see if they work for you!

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One of my favourite crystals is my opalite. I’m so drawn to it and I genuinely feel a connection with it. I sleep with it under my pillow most nights and carry it around with me with I’m feeling fragile.

So I have no problem with man made stones :blush:

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Man made stones are out of natural made elements, The elements are still existing in the materials used. So in essence, even though man made, they are just the same…

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I don’t mind man-made stones until someone tries to tell me that the beautiful geode I went to buy at a market last year was just naturally that deep of a shade of purple and I knew they were full of crap. They were dyed, and it was obvious.

Anyway, that being said, I agree with @roxanne here. The stones use natural elements - like heat - to change their physical or chemical properties. That doesn’t make them any less magickal.

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